Philosophy Department

The Institute of Philosophy at the Leibniz Universität Hannover was newly established in 2010.  The Institute currently has five tenured faculty members, with teaching interests across many areas of philosophy.  The institute has a special research focus on the philosophy and ethics of science and on value theory with special strengths in general philosophy of science (including history and philosophy of science), science and values, philosophy of biology, philosophy of psychology, philosophy of physics, ethics and political philosophy, and philosophy of climate change.